GAYLORD, Mich. – Junior Brittany Pfaff fired a round 86 to lead the Taylor women's golf team on the first day of the Madonna Crusader Classic at Tree Tops Resort on Thursday.
Junior Libby Hansen added an 87 while freshman Elizabeth Hansen turned in an 89 and sophomore Courtney Feagans rounded out the TU scoring with a 95 as the Trojans carded a team total of 357 during the opening round of the event. Freshman Raquel Helton was Taylor's drop score with a 97 while freshman Hana Padgett added a 119 as an individual.
The Trojans are tied with Ohio Wesleyan for fifth place in the eight-team field. The 25th-ranked Crusaders from Madonna lead after day one at 317 with Cardinal Stritch (324), Davenport (328), and Bethel (335) rounding out the top four.
The Trojans will return to action on the beautiful Rick Smith course at Tree Tops Resort on Friday for the final round.